John, of Cambridge, 1335
- Existence: 1335
Dates and places
f,l. 1296 to 1331 Cambridge
Legal status / Nationality
Sphere of activity
Son of William and Matilda (le) Comber, brother-in-law of Alan de Welles; father of Thomas and Bartholomew
Found in 88 Collections and/or Records:
Grant to John de Cantebr' of the reversion of a messuage now held for life by Geoffrey le Ironmonger by demission from Alexander Pechee (location not given)., 1312-05-13
Witnesses: Guy le Spicer, mayor; John Duke; John de Trumpington; John de Comberton and Thomas Snailswell, bailiffs; Simon de Refham; Alan de Wells.
Grant to John de Cantebridge of rent of 6s from Henry de Warwick, tenant of a messuage between land once Ralph Le Rummur's and the king's lane and abutting on the king's highway and the king's lane., 1306-03
Witnesses: John Dunning, mayor; John Morice; Adam Godsone; Michael Woolward, bailiff; Matthew Aurifaber; John Pauwe; Alan de Welle; Henry de Barton; Hugh Godchep.
Grant to John of Cambridge and Joan her daughter of a messuage once the capital messuage of her father Bartholomew Gogging in Cambridge., 1309
Witnesses: Simon de Refham, mayor; Robert Dunnyig; William Carbonel; Simon de Bradley and Henry de Toft, bailiffs; Guy le Spicer; Henry de Barton; Alan de Wells; Nicholas le Barker.
Note on dorse that this deed does not need transcribing as its contents are preserved elsewhere.
Grant to John of Cambridge, of 20s annual quit rent as in 09/10/4., 1325-07-01
Witnesses: Simon de Refham; John de Denford; Robert de Comberton; John Pilet; John Morice.
Grant to John of Cambridge of a messuage and 2 acres of land in 'Portefeld'., 1308-09-20
The messuage lies between a messuage of the said John and of Adam Eiyot and a messuage formerly Master John de Wimpole's. Location of the 2 acres not further specified.
Witnesses: John Dunning, mayor; John Fikeys, William de Brunne, Thomas de Tendring and Ralph de Comberton, bailiffs; Reginald de Comberton; William his son; Simon de Refham; Alan de Wells; Georrfrey le Hyremonger; John Culling.
Grant to John of Cambridge of a messuage between Henney Street and a messuage of John of Cambridge, 1329-06-23
Witnesses: Henry de Toft, mayor; John Morice; Simon de Refham; Bartholomew Morice and John Pittock.
Grant to John of Cambridge of a messuage called 'le Stonhalle' with another messuage adjacent which abuts on a messuage of Reginald de Comberton., 1293-08-12
Witnesses: Simon de Refham, mayor; John Pilat; Reginald de Trumpington; Thomas de Brangtre, bailiffs; John Pawe; William de Comberton; Alan de Wells; Nicholas le Barber; John Morice; James Godlomb.
Grant to John of Cambridge of a messuage with a courtyard next to a messuage of Alan de Wells,., 1308
Witnesses: John Dunning, mayor; John Fikeys; Thomas de Tendring; Ralph de Comberton; William de Brunne, bailiffs; Guy le Espicer; Simon de Refham; Henry le Orfevere.
Grant to John of Cambridge of an acre of arable land in Cambridge fields in a field called Barnwell field, 1311-06-14
The land lies between land of the said John of Cambridge and land of William Aleyn and extends at one head from Hinton way to the lands of the Prior of the Chapel of St Edmund of Cambridge.
Witnesses: Simon de Refham, mayor; Reginald de Trumpington; John Pilet; Thomas de Branketre, bailiffs; Alan de Wells; John Pawe; William de Comberton; Rohn Robilard; Peter de Berningham; Robert de Comberton; Nicholas Coleman of Babraham, notary of this charter.
Grant to John of Cambridge of one and a half acres of arable land towards 'le Thorp' at 'Dedemannesdale in le Portefield for 30s., 1302-04-23
The land lies next to land of John son of Robert de Shelford and abuts on lands of the Prior of Barnwell, of Reginald de Comberton and of St John's Hospital.
Witnesses: Simon de Stockton, mayor; Matthew Aurifaber; William Martin; Robert de Brunne; Robert Pistor, bailiff; Simon de Refham; John Goldring.
Grant to John of Cambridge of part of Sedge Hall inherited from Mabel, once wife of Robert Dony, 1329-05-08
The portion of Sedge Hall is defined as lying lengthwise along the waterside from the King's quay to Sedge Hall quay (18 feet) and widthwise from the waterside to the portion belonging to Margaret, sister of the said Sabina, daughter of the said Robert Dony (8 feet)
Grant to John of Cambridge of three acres and one rood of land in le Portefield towards 'le Cotes'., 1313-02-09
The land lies between land of the Prior of Barnwell and land formerly of John de Shelford and abuts on land formerly of Nicholas Morice and land formerly of Reginald de Comberton.
Witnesses: Simon de Refham, apothecary'; John Moriz; Ralph de Dukesworth; Thomas de Cottenham.
Grant to John of Cambridge of three and a half acres in le Portefield., 1306-12-05
One acre lies between land of St John's Hospital and land formerly of Walter Em and abuts on Bin Brook; one acre lies between land of the said Hospital and land formerly of Robert le Steersman, one acre lies between land of the University and land of the said Hospital and half an acre lies between land of John Morice on both sides.
Witnesses: Simon de Stockon, mayor; John Edward; Simon de Broune; Alan de Welles; Robert de Welles.
Grant to John of Cambridge of two acres in Cambridge town., 1306-10 - 1307-10
Witnesses Thomas de Cottenham; Benedict de Cambridge'; Ralph de Duxworth.
Grant to John of Cambridge of two acres in le Portefield., 1308-11-07
The land lies between land of John Morice and land of William Glathewyne and abuts on the high road to Cotes, and is subject to 1d annually to the Prior of Barnwell.
Witnesses: John Dunning, mayor; Robert Tuliet, junior; John Culling; Roger de Costessey; James Godlomb, bailiff; John Goldring; John Morice; Walter de Barking;; William Glathewyne.
Grant to John of Cambridge of two acres of land as in CCCC09/04/1/47., 1309-10-31
Witnesses: Simon de Refham, mayor; Henry de Toft; Simon de Bradley; William Carbonell; Robert son of Richard Dunning, bailiff; Guy le Especer; Thomas de Cottenham; Geoffrey Seman.
Grant to John of Cambrige, knight, and Joan his wife, of part of Sedge Hall inherited from her father., 1333-03-10
Margaret's portion has buildings on it and lies between a tenement of the said Sir John and a tenement of her sister Isabella and is 7 feet long and 17 feet wide ,
Witnesses: John Pittock, mayor; Robert Assok'; William de Warwick; Henry de Beche; William de Heyham, bailiffs; Henry de Toft; Simon de Refham.
Grant to John son of William le Comber and Matilda his mother of a shop 'in vico fabrariorum' (Smith's Row) lying between the land once William le Comber's and land once William Page's., 1260 - 1290
Witnesses: Robert Tuliet, mayor; Michael Woolward; Robert Matefrey; Rede Michel; Walter de Fulbourn, bailiffs; Robert Steersman; Geoffrey Fabrarius; Alan de Wells.
Grant to John son of William le Comber [i.e. John of Cambridge'] of an annual rent of 10s from a capital messuage (as in 17), 1303-06-02
Witnesses: Simon de Stockton, mayor; Matthew Aurifaber; Robert de Brunne; Robert le Baker; William Martin, bailiff; John Prentice; Geoffrey de Costessey; Humphrey Godlomb; John Bradenhach.
Grant to John, son of William le Comber [i.e. John of Cambridge] of ten shillings annual rent from a capital messuage, and all his other lands and tenements in Cambridge and elsewhere which he acquired from Gerard de Vinery, 1298-06-20
The messuage lies between a tenement once Nicholas Morice's and a tenement of John Ede.
Witnesses: John Dunning, mayor; Henry de Barton; William de Leeds; Geoffrey de Costessey; Anselm de Costessey, bailiff; John Butt; John Portehors; Bartholomew Gogging; John de Branketre; Alan de Wells; John Prentice; John Perrin; Michael son of John; Geoffrey Knyvet.
Grant to John son of William le Comber of half of a house with a solar 'in vico fabrariorum' between the tenements of Matilda le Comber and of Geoffrey de Thaxted., 1296-03-30
Witnesses: John Butt, mayor; John de Kinburl; Robert de Hinton; William de Bekeswell; William Pittock, bailiffs; Geoffrey le Feron; Richard Bateman; Elias de Greenston; Walter le Hunte; Walter the clerk.
Grant to Margaret de Stockton, daughter of Master Henry de Thriplow, clerk of a messuage in Holy Trinity parish.., 1283-02-16
The messuage, with buildings on it, lies between the messuages of Simon de Stockton junior and John le Mason of Ely and abuts at one head on the King's Ditch and on the other on the road leading to Barnwell gate. It was acquired by Philip Attehill from Thomas Cocke, baker.
Witnesses: Robert Dunningston, mayor; John of Cambridge, 'Narrator'; John Morice; Simon de Refham; Eudo de Empringham, clerk; Thomas de Cottenham; John Pawe.
Grant to Master William de Garton, clerk, of a messuage., 1326-01-18
The messuage lies between a messuage lately Roger Godchep of London's and a messuage of Henry de Brunne, tanner, and abuts on the highway and, on the other head, on messuages of John Wyth and Reginald le Leadbeater.
Witnesses: Eudo de Elpringham, mayor; John of Cambridge, narrator; Simon de Brunne; Geioffrey Seman; John Morice; Simon de Refham; Henry de Toft; John Pilat; Bartholomew Morice; John Wyth; William de Lynn; William de Pocklington; William de Lolworrth
Grant to Reginald Sherewind of a messuage at an annual rent of 2s., 1260 - 1270
The messuage (30 feet long and 22 feet wide) lies between land of Eon de Lynn and land of Christiana, widow of Martin Britnoth and abuts on land of Simon Pinning'.
Witnesses: Stephen de Hauxton; John Ggoging; John Mich'; William Bracy; Andrew de Fascon'; Thomas Hardy; John Martin; Hervey Tinctor; Nicholas Textor; Robert Faber; Richard le Barber; John ad Portam; William Merryland.